Each day will explore a different topic: Prehistoric Creatures, Water from top to bottom, Amazing Astronomy, NM Naturalist, and Campers' choice on Friday. Investigate Museum exhibits, examine our fossils and specimens, and speak with our experts! Activities include hands on science, art projects, songs, games, stories, investigating real specimens from the Museum's collections, and visits to the Museum's exhibits. Watch a Dynatheater film and a Planetarium show. Two field trips are included, one to the Rio Grande Nature Center and one to be determined. Classes are limited to 19 children and are taught by three adult instructors. (For children entering Kindergarten through 5th grade in 2013-2014 school year).|
Scholarships are available for children who qualify and are awarded based on need. To apply go to http://nmnaturalhistory.org/duplicate-of-young-explorers-summer-camp.html and download the form containing the Scholarship application and instructions. For additional questions please do call 505 841-2861.
YOU NEED TO KNOW:
All campers must be picked-up by 3:30 PM. Campers still at the Summer Science Program after 3:45 PM will automatically be enrolled in our aftercare program. Payment for aftercare must be made by cash or check at time of camper pick-up.
-Our camp instructors are teachers or scientists. They have all completed first aid and CPR. All instructors submit to a background check before teaching camp.
-Please note that Museum staff cannot take responsibility for dispensing prescription or over-the-counter medications.
-Campers are required to provide their own lunch, snack, and drink. Campers must wear appropriate clothing and shoes for active learning.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science reserves the right to cancel any event that does not reach a minimum of 6 participants.
DO NOTE that online ticket sales stop 7 days before the event. To inquire regarding any opening into this camp do contact August Wainwright at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 505 841-2861.
There will be no additional fee when you complete your camp purchase.
New Mexico Museum of Natrual History & Science (View)
1801 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
|Minimum Age: 5|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|